Harry Pound
LTA Level 1 coaching assistant

Harry has started playing tennis in 2007 and has been member of the club ever since.

In 2018 Harry has obtain LTA level 1 tennis coaching qualification and regularly helps head coach to run tennis lessons at the club.

Harry is also 2014 and 2015 Club Boys runner up, 

2017 Men's doubles champion, 2017 Boys 16 and Under Leeds league winner, 

2018 Mixed doubles runner up.

2016 Harry obtain his tennis team leader qualification.

Harry is available to be hitting partner or for individual lessons under head coach supervision.

Mobile :07940587622

Travis Smith
LTA Level 1 Coaching Assistant / Currently studying at Hull University
Olivia Boag
Tennis Team Leader

Olivia has started playing tennis about 4 years ago. During this time she has achieved:

1. 2015 Club championship runner up

2. 2016 Club championship girls winner

3. 2016 Obtain her Tennis Leader Qualification

4. 2017 Olivia managed to play for U14 England rounder’s squad

5. 2017 Club championship girls winner

6. 2017 started playing for Ladies second and third team in local league

7. 2018 Winner of LTA Team Tennis girls U18 division 2

8. 2018 Help to win Barkshton Ash Cup

9. 2018 Olivia has won Yorkshire Tennis  Young Person of the Year .

Izzy Dobney
Tennis Team Leader / LTA Level 1 tennis coach assistant

Izzy has started playing in 2010.

She has join to Whitkirk Tennis Club and become Tennis Leader in 2017

1. 2015-2016 Yorkshire County training squad

2.She is 2018 Team Tennis Champion age 18 and Under

3. Lancaster Open winner 2014 and 2017  

4. Leeds School winner 2013,

5. Nottingham Open winner 2015


Zak Dobney
Tennis Team Leader / LTA Level 1 tennis coach assistant

Zak Has started playing tennis in 2010 at Rothwell Leisure Centre,

then encourage by Cezar  he join JCCS in Leeds and finally Whitkirk Tennis Club in 2017.

Zak plays regurally around 15 tournaments a year

Zak's achievements:

1. 2013 Leeds School winner

2. 2015 Nottingham Open winner 

3.  2014 and 2017 Lancaster winner

4. Yorkshire County  Squad training 2015 to 2016

5. 2017 Whitkirk Jack Roslington tournament winner

6. 2018 U16 Leeds League winner

7. 2018 Whitkirk Malthouse Shield winner

8. 2019 LTA level 1 Tennis Coaching Assistant  Leeds Becket University in Leeds

Liam Wood
Tennis Leader / LTA Level 1 tennis coach assistant

Liam has started playing tennis in 2015 

Liam's achievement:

1. 2017 Team Tennis Leader qualification

2. 2017 Leeds League Champion for 16 and Under

3. 2018 Team Challenge Squad player for Boys U18 division 1

4. 2018 Leeds School Tennis Champion 

Cezar Gniadek
Club Head Tennis Coach /LTA Level 4 Senior Club and Performance Coach

Whitkirk Tennis Club Head Coach 

Cezar Gniadek

Cezar has been coaching for more than 20 years.

He played national tennis as a junior in his home country of Poland, followed by Senior Military Leagues in other countries like Czechoslovakia, Israel and Lebanon.

Cezar gained some of his best experience coaching at Forthe Village Tennis Academy in Sardegna alongside tennis stars like Mark Wootforde (16 times doubles Ground Slam Champion) and Pat Cash (Wimbledon Champion).

Cezar joined Whitkirk Tennis Club as member in 2005 and then in 2015 took the role as  Head Coach.

He is involved in coaching the Adult and Junior programmes as well as being available for private lessons.  

He is also a qualified Cardio Tennis Instructor and Competition Organiser.

Currently works with performance squads:

Recent achievements include coaching our U16 team to win the Leeds League in 2017 without losing a match. 

Club girls 18 and Under  squad  won in 2018 Team Tennis (previously know as AEGON) League Division 2. 

Qualifications: Level 4 LTA Accredited plus Tennis Coach, USPTR Professional,

DBS and Safeguarding checked. 

Mobile: 07976513536

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